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This is a fun little Booby Trap that fires objects when a trip wire is pulled. It is made from a few simple items that can be found around the office ...
3 Paper clips Bottle Top Rubber Band Pliers (Needle-nose) Ruler String 2 Drawing Pins
Using your Pliers straighten the 3 Paper Clips.
Turn the Bottle Top upwards and then using one of the Drawing Pins, make 2 holes at either end. Make the holes at one end approx 2cm apart, and at th...
Now bend one of the Paper Clips using the Pliers so that there is a 2cm gap in the middle of the two 'arms'. This is going to be pushed through the ho...
Bends both the arms outwards slightly so they are at a 45 degree angle. To attach the Rubber Band to the arms we need to roughly cut out a 4cm section...
Exactly like Step 4, bend a Paper Clip but this time leave a 1.5cm gap in the middle. Then push it through the two remaining holes.
These two arms are what are going to hold the Firing-Latch in place, so they need to be bent closer together, and then have a loop made on the top of ...
This is the part of the Booby Trap that hooks onto the stretched Rubber Band until the trip wire is pulled.You create this by bending your last Paper ...
The trip wire is used to make the Latch raise, thus releasing the Rubber Band. The trip wire is attached by making two holes in the Bottle Top. One o...
When you set your Booby Trap you are going to want to stop it moving about and remove the possibility of being pulled over by the Trip Wire.To give yo...
It is now time to test your Booby Trap. To load your Booby Trap simply pull back the Rubber Band and hook it on the Latches hook. Then put whatever p...
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